Gymnastics at the 1968 Summer Olympics – Women's vault

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

These are the results of the women's vault competition, one of six events for female competitors in artistic gymnastics at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City.


Gold Věra Čáslavská
Silver Erika Zuchold
 East Germany
Bronze Zinaida Voronina
 Soviet Union



One-hundred one gymnasts competed in the compulsory and optional rounds. The six highest scoring gymnasts advanced to the final on September 1.


Rank Gymnast C O Total
Gold medal icon.svg  Věra Čáslavská (TCH) 9.875 9.900 19.775
Silver medal icon.svg  Erika Zuchold (GDR) 9.825 9.800 19.625
Bronze medal icon.svg  Zinaida Voronina (URS) 9.700 9.800 19.500
4  Máriana Krajčírová (TCH) 9.725 9.750 19.475
5  Natalia Kuchinskaya (URS) 9.725 9.650 19.375
6  Miroslava Skleničková (TCH) 9.675 9.650 19.325


Preceded by
Gymnastics at the 1964 Summer Olympics - Women's vault
Women's Vault Event
Succeeded by
Gymnastics at the 1972 Summer Olympics – Women's vault